Group Name: The Remix Project – Youth Media Arts
Description: The Remix Project was created in order to help level the playing field for young people from disadvantaged, marginalized and under served communities. Our programs and services serve youth who are trying to enter into the creative industries or further their formal education. The Remix Project provides top-notch alternative, creative, educational programs, facilitators and facilities. Our mission is to help refine the raw talents of young people from across the GTA in order to help them find success as participants define it and on their own terms.
The Remix Project is a 9-month arts incubator and training program that is divided into four academies: Recording Arts, Business, Creative Arts, and The City Life Film Project (Film & TV). Each academy is led by a Dean. he program is tailored to each individual’s goal. Upon being accepted into Remix, youth select a “major” and “minor” which become their areas of focus for the duration of the program. In order to graduate, participants must engage in at least 10 hours a week of programming. During the semester, youth engage in the following activities under the guidance of their Dean.
Who: The Remix Project is open to youth who meet the following criteria:
- Between the ages of 15-24
- Reside in the Greater Toronto or Chicagoland Areas. (GTA)
- Can spend a minimum 10 hours per week at Remix
Where: 2 Pardee Avenue, Suite 201 | Toronto, ON, M6K 3H5
Contact: 416-583-2120 Ext 1 | firstname.lastname@example.org | theremixproject.com